here’s a bit more on WebUSB and recent YubiKey vuln, latter blog post has great background on WebUSB tech.
From intro paragraph of Google’s intro to WebUSB (emphasis theirs):
“[…]But most importantly this will make USB safer and easier to use by bringing it to the Web.”
PS: Anyone here a Wikipedia editor? This page needs an entry for WebUSB:
and perhaps a dedicated page for WebUSB not just:
Besides WebUSB and Wireless USB, what other scary OOB interfaces to USB exist?! I really need to spend more time learning USB properly…